How to Land a Career in Blockchain
Tuesday, May 7 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pmFree
Just as the rise of SaaS, mobile, and cloud computing required new technologies and new ways of thinking, blockchain companies and the decentralized systems they’re creating are driven by their own set of technical, product, and business skills. As blockchain companies continue to rise, demand for talent in the space is at an all-time high. But even with large salaries and exciting products, so many companies we’ve talked to say they’re struggling to find individuals with the right skills and expertise to hire.
On this panel, we’ll hear from a variety of leaders that have been hiring blockchain talent. We’ll explore what skill sets and expertise they’re looking for, what kind of new roles blockchain technology has created and which familiar roles blockchain is changing. You’ll hear advice on how to break into the field if you’re a new professional, and how to update your skills and broaden your experience if you’re already working in tech or an industry blockchain is affecting.
Speakers Are To Be Announced – Stay Tuned!
About Startup Boston:
Startup Boston is on a mission to celebrate, educate, and connect Boston’s startup community. Whether you’re an aspiring founder, a leader at a growing company, or someone exploring opportunities to work with or at startups, Startup Boston has an event for you.
Thank you to our event partners:
About CIC Boston:
One of Boston’s largest innovation communities, CIC provides office and coworking space, and supports a variety of important programs in Boston’s startup scene including Venture Cafe, District Hall, and MassRobotics.
About Boston Blockchain Week:
Boston Blockchain Week will take place from May 6 – 12, 2019. For the second year in a row, this totally decentralized and community-driven initiative will bring together dozens of companies and organizations to host talks, lectures, and thought leadership events with founders and researchers about the evolution of blockchain and cryptocurrency.